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Avenged Sevenfold
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Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows Talks ‘Hail to the King’ Success, Touring and ‘Deathbat’ Game

Avenged Sevenfold are one of the busiest bands in rock these days. Not only is the band promoting their hugely successful 'Hail to the King' album, but they've also got several other projects in the works, including the highly anticipated 'Hail to the King: Deathbat' game.

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Royal Blood’s Mike Kerr Talks Early Attention and Working as a Duo

Up-and-coming duo Royal Blood are starting to garner the attention of tastemakers in the U.S. after enjoying positive early returns in Europe. The hard rocking pair, who formed just last year, are bringing their buzz-generating stage show stateside later this spring.

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Avenged Sevenfold
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Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows Talks ‘Hail to the King’

During a recent broadcast of 'Loudwire Nights,' Full Metal Jackie spoke with Avenged Sevenfold singer M. Shadows. The two covered a wide range of topics including Avenged's new album 'Hail to the King,' the state of the music industry, golfing while on tour + much more.

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Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Talks Ronnie James Dio and ‘Man on the Silver Mountain’

Judas Priest's Rob Halford was the recipient of the 'Man on the Silver Mountain' award Monday night (March 17) at the 3rd Annual Ronnie James Dio Awards and Loudwire was there to catch the festivities.

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In This Moment Guitarist Chris Howorth Discusses Upcoming Album + More

It’s no secret that In This Moment’s latest album, ‘Blood,’ has had massive success, and the reception to both the album and the live performances have made the band one of the most unique and interesting rock acts today. The music and production definitely won over ShipRockers as the band performed on the Norwegian Pearl for ShipRocked 2014 earlier this year. While on the cruise we spoke to guitarist Chris Howorth and in Part 1 of our interview he talked about memorable fan moments, the growth of the band and much more.

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Wendy Dio
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Wendy Dio Discusses Ronnie James Dio Tribute Album

The Ronnie James Dio Awards are in their third year, continuing to not only celebrate the music of the late great Ronnie James Dio, but also spreading the word about cancer awareness and raising funds to try to eradicate cancer in our lifetime.

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Hellyeah’s Vinnie Paul Talks ‘Blood for Blood’

When history is revisited, this will be one of the key periods for Hellyeah. The band has undergone a lineup change, necessitated by their musical vision, and they've come out of the studio with the 'Blood for Blood' album, one of their most cohesive records to date.

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Tremonti Talks Songwriting and Future Plans [Video]

Tremonti may have started out as a solo project for Mark Tremonti with the goal of collecting his musical ideas outside of Alter Bridge and Creed, but now Tremonti is a full-fledged band with Eric Friedman on rhythm guitar, Garrett Whitlock on drums and Wolfgang Van Halen on bass.

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Carcass’ Jeff Walker Talks ‘Surgical Steel’ Album, Touring + Musical Influence

Carcass frontman Jeff Walker was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. He spoke with Jackie about the band's 'Surgical Steel' album, the rush of touring and the influence his band has had on music. If you missed the chat, here’s Jackie’s full interview with Carcass' Jeff Walker.

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In This Moment’s Chris Howorth Talks Evolution of the Band, Memorable Fan Moments + More

In This Moment are no strangers to ShipRocked, and this year they performed two stellar sets on the Deck Stage and the Stardust Theater. We had the chance to sit down with guitarist Chris Howorth on the Norwegian Pearl as we made our way back to Florida during a full day at sea.

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Sevendust Discusses New Acoustic Album ‘Time Travelers & Bonfires’ [Video]

In Part 1 of our interview with Sevendust, singer Lajon Witherspoon, bassist Vince Hornsby and drummer Morgan Rose spoke about their latest experience on ShipRocked 2014 and their forthcoming acoustic tour.

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Watch Chelsea Handler Rip Piers Morgan Apart

I have always been a big Chelsea Handler fan, her books are hilarious as is her show.  Recently she was on with Piers Morgan and had quite the uncomfortable interview when she called him out on being "awful" check out the video below!

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